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North West Velo Fest Tweed Ride 6.30pm 12th June 2013

Kieran and The Spokes have organised a Tweed Ride as part of the North West Velo Fest. Meet outside Manchester Town Hall at 6.30pm on Wednesday June 12th, the ride will end at the Horse & Jockey in Chorlton.

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Time for Tweed! Ride this Saturday 6/10/2012 from 2pm…

Pip pip! It’s time to dig out your tweeds, we’re having another of our leisurely tweed rides this Saturday afternoon, the 6th of October. As ever, other clothing options are available, we think it’s more about the attitude than the … Continue reading

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Saturday June 16th, MoSI Bike Picnic and 2012 Tweed Ride

Pip pip! Hope you’re ready for a bike picnic and tweed ride… The Museum of Science and Industry are holding their annual Bike Picnic this Saturday from noon to 3pm. We plan to meet there from noon and depart at … Continue reading

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Vintage Cycle Ride and Clarion Exhibition Sunday 26/2/2012

This free event has been organised as part of the Manchester Histories Festival which runs from February 24th to March 4th 2012. On Sunday the 26th of February there are morning rides into Manchester from Bolton, Sale and Stockport. Then … Continue reading

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The Winter Washout!

A brief report on the winter washout ride from December… It was a very wet day but several hardy souls braved the weather and pedaled out into the mist.  A handful of riders assembled at the start point – some … Continue reading

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“Winter Warmer” Social Ride, Fri 30th Dec 2011

We’ve organised a social ride around South Manchester for this Friday, the 30th of December 2011, travelling mostly on quiet roads and traffic free NCN routes. Please meet at The Friendship Inn Fallowfield M14 6XS for a noon departure. You can … Continue reading

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“Last of the Summer Time” Report

As usual, we assembled outside the Whitworth Art Gallery ready for a 2pm departure… We headed through Whitworth Park and along some quiet back roads into Platt Fields… Eagle-eyed viewers might notice some off-road riding in the picture above. That’s … Continue reading

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“Last of the Summer Time”, Manchester Tweed Ride, Saturday October 29th 2011

Greetings Chaps and Chapesses, This Saturday sees the second of our Tweed Rides taking to the streets of Manchester, for our final outing of the year on the final day of British Summer Time.  “A minimum exertion bicycle ride for … Continue reading

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